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  • Adjective Position
  • Abbaye du Thoronet
  • Beyond Lawless French
  • Passer du coq à l'âne
  • Les Outre-mer
  • Départ en vacances (B1 dictée)
  • la cupidité - Mot du jour
  • Holidays and Events

Adjective Position

Italian adjective position
French adjectives may be found before or after the nouns they modify, depending on various factors. Generally speaking, descriptive adjectives follow nouns, while limiting adjectives precede nouns.

Abbaye du Thoronet

L'abbaye du Thoronet
Dans l'arrière-pays de Provence, à 30 kilomètres au sud-ouest de Draguignan, l'Abbaye du Thoronet est un chef-d'œuvre de l'art roman provençal.

Beyond Lawless French

Lawless French
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Passer du coq à l'âne

Passer du coq à l'âne
Don't change the subject; click to learn all about the idiomatic French expression passer du coq à l'âne.

Les Outre-mer

Les Outre-mer
Did you know there's a lot more to France than the roughly hexagonal country in Europe? Learn about les Outre-mer in this cartoon video with interactive subtitles.

Départ en vacances - Dictée

Alarm clock
Practice your French listening comprehension with this intermediate-level dictée:

Départ en vacances

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Mot du jour


la cupidité

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Holidays and events

Features related to upcoming holidays and events in the French-speaking world.
Plus some celebratory expressions:

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